Local News

Wilson Lake is at All-Time Low

Wilson LakeWilson Lake in Russell County is at its all-time lowest water level.

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Stamp Price Drops

US Postal ServiceThe cost of mailing a letter is cheaper this week.

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Bunker Hill Water Tower Maintenance is Complete

Water DropThe City of Bunker Hill's water tower maintenance is complete and the bulk station is open again.

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Kansas Governor Signs School Aid Bill Meant to Satisfy Court

School FundingKansas Republican Governor Sam Brownback has signed an education funding bill designed to prevent the state Supreme Court from shutting down the state's public schools.

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Two Russell Men Arrested for Outstanding Warrants

ArrestTwo Russell men were arrested Wednesday evening in Russell on the strength of battery and disorderly conduct warrants. One was also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

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Russell City Council Discusses Sunday Liquor Sales

Russell City Council 5-19-15The possibility of Sunday liquor sales in Russell was discussed Tuesday afternoon by the Russell City Council during its monthly work study session.

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Russell County Road Sealing Project Among Approved KDOT Bids

Road Work AheadThe Kansas Department of Transportation has announced approved March bids for state highway construction and maintenance projects in Kansas. The letting took place March 23 in Topeka.

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